What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name SZWED, ROSEMARY B Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $58,593.06 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NANCIE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $58,592.91 Date 03/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEFER, JEFFREY A Employer name Oswego County Amount $58,592.75 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, PAULETTE R Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $58,592.68 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGRUE, INGRID A Employer name Broome County Amount $58,592.36 Date 03/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNE, RONALD C Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $58,592.13 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, JASON M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $58,592.04 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOYD, PEARLIE J Employer name Monroe County Amount $58,591.99 Date 06/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKMILLER, GERALD C Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $58,591.75 Date 08/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGANO, JOHN Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,591.27 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEARNS, CAROL Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $58,591.00 Date 12/01/1966 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAQUETTE, JEFFREY A, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $58,590.91 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLUCCI, JIAN Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $58,590.33 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FIORES, LORIE E Employer name Columbia County Amount $58,590.10 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPERT, KATHY L Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $58,590.04 Date 06/25/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, PAULINE C Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $58,589.96 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCZYK, TIMOTHY H Employer name Town of Elma Amount $58,589.76 Date 08/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, IAN G Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $58,589.70 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, THEODORE D Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $58,589.70 Date 02/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANON, DAPHNEE Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $58,589.70 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, PETER J Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $58,588.81 Date 07/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DUANE M Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $58,588.78 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOBLICKI, RICHARD A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,588.56 Date 12/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEYER, LINDA S Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $58,588.28 Date 10/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRZYSTON, JODI L Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $58,587.81 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSYMBALENKO, IVAN Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $58,587.78 Date 11/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTERELLI, KATHRIN Z Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $58,587.75 Date 08/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ-RIVERA, JULIO Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $58,587.48 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMAN, ROBERT D Employer name Northeast CSD Amount $58,587.33 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, LILA Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $58,587.04 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANGEL, PAMELA M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $58,586.60 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPHETT, SHAMAR C Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $58,586.15 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONEY, BRUCE Employer name Oneida County Amount $58,586.04 Date 09/15/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMAN, ROBERT M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $58,585.82 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZLOTNICK, JOHN J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $58,585.70 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, QIANA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $58,585.34 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CIOCCIO, SALVATORE A, JR Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $58,585.30 Date 12/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHALIC, LANCE J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $58,585.26 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE POINT, LINDA S Employer name Marion CSD Amount $58,585.22 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, ADAM F Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $58,584.57 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANAGUIER, JAMES D Employer name Town of Paris Amount $58,584.51 Date 11/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, RONALD R Employer name Town of Geneseo Amount $58,584.14 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $58,583.81 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAWOROWICZ, TIMOTHY T Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $58,583.58 Date 07/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN BAPTISTE, HUDSON Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $58,583.20 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, TINA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,583.06 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, JOHANNA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $58,583.02 Date 07/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAPES, JOHN Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $58,582.70 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGMAN, MARLENE M Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $58,582.54 Date 02/22/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSO, DONALD J Employer name Town of Shawangunk Amount $58,582.51 Date 11/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETITHOMME-FILSAIME, GELINA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $58,581.96 Date 05/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, IOLA C Employer name City of Beacon Amount $58,581.54 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, LYNDA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $58,581.12 Date 03/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTY, NANCY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $58,581.05 Date 11/15/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMDEWAR, CURTIS K Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $58,581.04 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, WILLIAM Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $58,581.00 Date 05/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORACE, MAUREEN A Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $58,580.92 Date 11/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERARDO, JOAN E Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $58,580.81 Date 08/06/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVA, JOHN C Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $58,580.64 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULL, RAYMOND H Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $58,580.46 Date 10/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERRUISH, JOHN W, II Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $58,580.18 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, AUTUMN J, MRS Employer name Wyoming County Amount $58,579.81 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THANE, GREGORY F Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $58,579.70 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLYWA, DOROTHY E Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $58,579.59 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILS, JEAN PAUL Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $58,579.29 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLACK, CARL W Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $58,578.93 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLEY, PATRICK S Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $58,578.73 Date 03/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, MICHAEL G Employer name Jefferson County Amount $58,578.61 Date 02/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINE, DAVID N Employer name Allegany County Amount $58,578.60 Date 06/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDWARE, MARJORIE J Employer name Rockland County Amount $58,578.16 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCER, ISSAC E Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $58,578.03 Date 11/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEHM, ROBERT C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $58,577.71 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARFIELD, ERICA J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $58,577.67 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZYSK, NEIL A Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $58,577.67 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, DAFFODIL Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $58,577.63 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, ANNEMARIE Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $58,577.49 Date 04/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERETTO, RUTH A Employer name Erie County Amount $58,577.46 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GOUFF, STEVEN M Employer name Cortland County Amount $58,577.43 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, ANTHONY Employer name Islip Resource Recovery Agcy Amount $58,577.37 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, BRITTANEY M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $58,577.21 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, MARIE JESSIE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $58,577.15 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, KARLA S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $58,576.82 Date 10/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KYLE M Employer name Chemung County Amount $58,576.75 Date 04/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, ROBIN L Employer name Steuben County Amount $58,576.57 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTON, BETH A Employer name Steuben County Amount $58,576.57 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTON, TRESHA A Employer name Steuben County Amount $58,576.52 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHN, LINDA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $58,576.52 Date 05/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKER, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $58,576.51 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, LINDA J Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $58,576.34 Date 08/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARK P Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $58,576.26 Date 01/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATI, MARC A Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $58,576.22 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POFF, GLORIA J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $58,576.13 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBER, HENRY V Employer name Town of StoNY Point Amount $58,575.56 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, LORINDA R Employer name Columbia County Amount $58,575.16 Date 07/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, LINDA A Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $58,574.97 Date 01/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUANG, YONG HANG Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $58,574.83 Date 12/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, GERALD R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $58,574.80 Date 02/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, STEPHEN R Employer name Town of Victor Amount $58,574.77 Date 07/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRIBOE, KWADWO O Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $58,574.72 Date 07/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANANEL, ELLEN D Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $58,574.50 Date 01/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System